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Surface tablet updates take aim at Wi-Fi issues

Microsoft is releasing new firmware and driver updates to its Surface RT and Surface Pro devices as part of April's Patch Tuesday.

By April 9, 2013


Seagate ships 4TB Desktop HDD

Seagate announces the availability of its 4TB Desktop HDD internal hard drive that offers capacity and performance at a lower cost.

By April 2, 2013


Four security trends defined 2012, will impact 2013

Mobile and Mac malware burbles noxiously, data breaches and data mining will cause more havoc with your privacy, and the Web will continue to suffer the ignominy of poorly-written, Swiss-cheesed code as security experts predict lessons from 2012 go unlearned in 2013.

By December 20, 2012


How to build your first PC

While there are plenty of off-the-shelf solutions that you can buy, you'll get the most reward by getting down and dirty and building your own PC. Here's a rundown of what you'll need to do.

By October 24, 2012


Do we need a mobile-computing bill of rights?

The EFF calls Apple's mobile devices "beautiful crystal prisons" because they have a wide range of restrictions. Its call is to let people tinker.

By May 29, 2012


Is it a problem if Windows 8 boots too quickly?

Microsoft's forthcoming operating system boots so quickly that you will miss those familiar prompts.

By May 22, 2012


Quick tip: check your RAM immediately after you upgrade

If you've just upgraded or replaced your RAM, then the first thing you should do is test it.

By March 13, 2012


Microsoft lays out Window 8 tablet hardware requirements

Windows 8 tablets will have to meet some minimum guidelines, according to specifications published by Microsoft.

By January 17, 2012


Microsoft addresses Windows 8 secure boot issue

Company details how the new secure boot process will work, attempting to respond to those wondering if they'll still be able to dual-boot Linux.

By September 26, 2011


How Microsoft sped up the Windows 8 boot process

In its latest blog on Building Windows 8, Microsoft explains how it tried to create a more seamless boot experience for its upcoming new operating system.

By September 21, 2011